Wisconsin football coach Gary Andersen spoke with the media Tuesday morning on the Big Ten's weekly coaches teleconference following his team's game against Ohio State. The Badgers have a bye week and will return to action Oct. 12 with a home game against Northwestern.
Andersen discussed the health status of running back Melvin Gordon and center Dallas Lewallen, along with the strong play of wide receiver Jared Abbrederis and cornerback Sojourn Shelton.
Here is the full transcript of Andersen's conference call:
Andersen: Briefly on the last game, big-time college football atmosphere, big-time college football game without question. Obviously didn't turn out the way that we wanted it to. But I thought the kids played unbelievably hard. Performances by Jared Abbrederis and Chris Borland were unbelievable. I could go on and on for five minutes on each one of those kids.
I hope everybody recognizes the type of players they are. As we move through the season, I expect their performances ...